Sunday, February 28, 2016

Arcadettes roller skating club at the Arcadia, 1947-1948





Cross State Highway Commission meeting at the Elks Lodge, Laura Schragg, Secretary. Panorama photo by Arnold Studio, ca 1930. Thanks to Jane Hinton for sharing this photo presented in full and in thirds - left, center, and right.


Looking west on Alder St from 4th.  Keylor Grand Theatre on far left edge

Dacres Hotel right background; McFeely Real Estate office

Looking north on 4th Ave; Shinbo's Cafe next to corner soft drink & cigar store.

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Downtown, May 28 1976. Photos by Howard B. Ludwigs courtesy of Nancy Ross-Ludwigs.

Gardner's Dept Store.  Fire alarm box on light pole
First Federal Savings & Loan


Time-Temperature revolving sign atop Baker-Boyer Bank


Schwarz Building empty, ready to be razed in July 1976

Telephone Building

United Mutual Savings Bank

Sporleder's, Scotty's, Christian Supply


Baker Boyer Plaza fountain


Health Hut


Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Annual Encampment program booklet, 1956. Courtesy of Patti Rossman and her Knick Knack Patti's Shack antique store, 37 W Poplar.



Harold Buerstatte
MacMurdo & Pulliam


Stinnet, Holley & Bastron


Fred Roecker


Tenner & Crumpacker

Nichols & Langton

Cooties and Cootiettes